How Is the Executive Assessment Used in Graduate Business School Admissions?

Posted by Graduate Management Admission Council on Sep 19, 2019 12:30:00 PM

Interest in Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) programs is growing. According to our own research, 50% of EMBA programs worldwide have seen an increase in application volume, a rate that is higher than any other graduate management education program we surveyed.


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Topics: GMAC Assessments, Executive Assessment

The Top Country Markets for Female Full-Time MBA Candidates

Posted by Matt Hazenbush on Sep 4, 2019 11:00:00 AM

Three-quarters of the world’s female full-time MBA candidates are citizens of just three countries.


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Topics: Application Trends, Research Insights, Women

What Matters Most to Recruiters When Hiring a Business School Graduate?

Posted by Matt Hazenbush on Aug 21, 2019 11:00:00 AM

A new report details what employers say is most important to their hiring decisions involving newly-minted MBAs and business master’s graduates.


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Topics: Employment Outlook, Research Insights

Which Skills Are the Most Important for Landing a Job After Business School?

Posted by Matt Hazenbush on Aug 14, 2019 2:05:38 PM

A new report examines the skills corporate recruiters say matter most to the roles they plan to fill with b-school talent.


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Topics: Employment Outlook, Research Insights

GMAC Asked Employers: Are B-School Grads Well Prepared to Be Successful at Your Company?

Posted by Matt Hazenbush on Aug 7, 2019 11:00:00 AM

A new report based on the findings of GMAC’s annual Corporate Recruiters Survey does a deep dive on the employability of business school graduates.


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Topics: Employment Outlook, Research Insights

Planning and Preparedness: Essential Elements to Effective Media Relations

Posted by Geoffrey Basye on Jul 31, 2019 11:00:00 AM

At this year’s 2019 GMAC™ Annual Conference pre-conference sessions, Catenya McHenry, communications director for the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin, delivered an insightful presentation on media relations and communications.


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Topics: GMAC Events

2019 GMAC Annual Conference: Workshop Attendees Dig into GMAC Research

Posted by Matt Hazenbush on Jul 24, 2019 11:00:00 AM

Participants of this year’s GMAC Research pre-conference workshop worked through an applied example of how to put data to work in understanding the market for talented candidates.  


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Topics: Research Insights, GMAC Events

How do you use the GMAT exam to determine acceptance into your program?

Posted by Shelly Heinrich on Jul 24, 2019 11:00:00 AM

Sometimes a candidate’s dedication and perseverance can be an indicator of their future success.

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Topics: GMAC Assessments

2019 GMAC Annual Conference: A Veteran Attendee Perspective

Posted by Makarand Parulkar on Jul 17, 2019 11:00:00 AM

Makarand Parulkar, a veteran conference attendee and GMAC Advisory Group member, talks about his experience at this year's event.


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Topics: GMAC Events

New Attendee Perspective: 2019 GMAC Annual Conference

Posted by Jennifer Slesinski on Jun 25, 2019 4:11:01 PM

“Commiserate, Ideate, and Celebrate,” Sabrina White, vice president of market development at GMAC, kicked off the conference with this powerful phrase. Over the next few days, I would connect with hundreds of colleagues from across the globe who spoke my language of graduate management education like never before.


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Topics: GMAC Events